from From the Potomac to the Euphrates and Middle East Program

Weekend Reading: Syrian Deals, Tunisia’s Libya, and Israeli Elections

December 5, 2014

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Yezid Sayegh, in an interview with Syria Deeply, argues that a deteriorating situation in Syria may incentivize some rebels to strike a deal with the Assad regime.

Ismail Dbara looks at how Tunisia is responding to the growing crisis in Libya.

Mazal Mualem sees the upcoming Israeli elections as more focused on removing Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu than security issues or the economy.